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The Division of Behavioral and Social Research (BSR) of the National Institute on Aging (NIA) is hiring Health Specialists and Social Science Analysts!

Study links younger age of onset of type 2 diabetes to increased risk of dementia

NIA program staff will be available to answer questions at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference 2021 NIA Virtual Booth

The Division of Behavioral and Social Research is hiring Program Officers!

After COVID, research on social isolation and loneliness is needed more than ever

Nearly 14% of older adults with dementia are prescribed a combination of medicines affecting the central nervous system

Census Bureau releases healthy life expectancy at 60 infographic

Researchers study effectiveness of tau biomarkers in Alzheimer’s blood test among diverse participants

We don’t bite! Communicating with your program officer

Mental illnesses in early life linked to faster aging and worse health in later years

Lack of sleep in middle age may increase dementia risk

Addressing global challenges for aging and dementia

Dementia is linked to increased pain years before diagnosis

Beyond grants: Resources and other support for small businesses addressing aging

Cognitive impairment among factors linked to elevated death rates in nursing home residents with COVID-19

Workshop on bilingualism and cognitive reserve and resilience

IMPACT Collaboratory offers growing support for real-world dementia care innovators

Dementia may cause problems with money management years before diagnosis

Census Bureau releases interactive Story Map on population aging trends

Census Bureau releases new report on commuting patterns of older workers

New report on indicators of well-being among older Americans

NIA announces awards to foster healthy longevity innovations in low-income settings

BSR Program Officer Position Opening

Pain rising among younger Americans with less education

Celebrating successes and next steps for the Science of Behavior Change Program